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How to Get Around in North Carolina Without a Driver’s License

There are many DWI penalties in North Carolina, from fines and fees to jail time and community service. While all of them are inconvenient, to say the least, many people finding transportation after license suspension or license revocation is the most difficult DWI punishment to endure. North Carolina drivers who commit DWIs may have their More

Cyberbullying Laws in North Carolina

Before the internet, the only time a child was likely to encounter a bully was during the school day. Now that almost every kid has their own cell phone, Instagram, and Facebook account, bullies have far more opportunities to torment their victims outside of school. Bullying has evolved into cyberbullying. Since many bully/victim relationships start More

8 Steps to Take After a Motorcycle Accident

The risk of being injured in a motorcycle accident is much higher than in a car accident. Cars have safety features like metal frames, shatterproof glass, and airbags whereas motorcycles, of course, do not. Motorcyclists are exposed to the elements and, though they can (and should) wear a helmet and protective gear, that’s simply not More

Limited Driving Privileges in North Carolina

If you’re arrested, charged, or convicted of driving while intoxicated (DWI) in North Carolina, you will face some kind of license suspension. The good news is, if you are eligible, an experienced North Carolina DWI attorney may be able to help you obtain limited driving privileges. When Can Driving Privileges be Revoked? In addition to More

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How to Avoid Dog Bites

Whether a dog bites isn’t determined by how familiar you are with them, nor is it determined by breed, gender, or size. The fact of the matter is that any dog can bite at any time with little to no warning and, when they do, the consequences can be grave. According to the Centers for More

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BAC Testing Laws in North Carolina

Driving while impaired (DWI) is a serious conviction that can result in multiple penalties. For a person to be convicted however, North Carolina law enforcement must test their BAC and prove that they were, in fact, under the influence of drugs or alcohol. In North Carolina, drivers over 21 are considered to be driving while More

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What to Expect During Your DWI Hearing

North Carolina takes DWI (driving while intoxicated) very seriously. In fact, our state has some of the strictest laws in the country when it comes to this offense. One of the punishments for driving while impaired in North Carolina includes the potential loss of your license. Depending on how many times you’ve been convicted of More

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North Carolina Shoplifting Crimes and Punishments

Shoplifting charges and the penalties they carry are different throughout the country. The two main charges associated with shoplifting in North Carolina are concealment of goods and larceny of goods. Additionally, there are several other kinds of charges that can be associated with shoplifting. What someone is charged with in a shoplifting case depends on More

Underage DWI in North Carolina

The Consequences of an Underage DWI in North Carolina

North Carolina is often regarded as one of the strictest states when it comes to DWI (driving while intoxicated) laws. This is not only the case for adults, but for those under 21 as well. In fact, underage DWI laws in North Carolina are even stricter than those imposed on adults. North Carolina Underage DWI More

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12 Things To Do If You’re Pulled Over for Speeding

Speeding is a serious problem that can lead to accidents, injuries, and even death. That’s why law enforcement agencies make constant and varied efforts to try to stop people from doing it. By far, the most common way police officers catch speeders is by setting what most of us call “speed traps.” Sitting in medians, More